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seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life
flippant - lacking proper seriousness; Ex. flippant remarks about death; N. flippancy
insalubrious - unwholesome; not healthful; Ex. insalubrious place
adamant - hard; inflexible
meditation - reflection; thought; V. meditate
causal - implying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality
induct - place formally in office; install; admit as a member; initiate; N. induction: inducting; process of deriving general principles from particular facts
apprehensive - fearful; discerning
obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
desperado - reckless, desperate outlaw